Joining us today for an interview is Stephen Kindland, who recently published his story poem for children entitled I Beg Your Pardon, But This Is My Garden! He has graciously shared some details about himself and his writing for other writers and readers of children’s literature.
Please tell us a little bit about yourself.
I grew up in Jamestown, N.Y., a fairly small town that has produced a number of well-known people. Lucille Ball is probably the most famous, but Natalie Merchant and 10,000 Maniacs are from that area, too.
"My granddaughter and I had such fun reading this story poem together. The bugs seem to come alive through the colorful illustrations and vocabulary of the poem. When I asked my granddaughter if she liked the story she quickly replied yes. She told me she liked the way the garden creatures learned to share and get along. I was then treated to a ten minute monologue from her about how children and grownups should learn to do the same thing because there is enough for everyone to share. Clearly, she caught the message of the story. We also enjoyed looking at the pictures and giggling about how each creature looked."
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